Although this year has not been without its challenges, we’re still thrilled to celebrate the holidays, albeit a little differently than we are accustomed to. These downtown Napa restaurants will host some amazing events throughout December and right at the peak Cabernet Season. It’s the perfect occasion to enjoy a fine glass of Napa Valley’s fantastic wines with friends and loved ones while following the necessary safety protocols.

Holiday Napa Events Near You

Napa Valley’s towns are buzzing with excitement as downtown Napa restaurants are open for pickup orders and outdoor seating as per safety protocols, allowing you to raise a glass and toast to the holidays. Keep reading to learn more about these fantastic Napa events.


When: December 4-6 and 11-13

Calistoga’s weekend events will feature plenty of shopping, tasty wine samplings, mouth watering dishes, and great cocktails. The Poinsettia mimosas at Lovina restaurant are the perfect catalyst to lift your holiday mood. You can even enjoy dinner at Evangeline, they have a great patio and are offering an amazing discount on all bottles of wine for these great events.

You just have to take a stroll through Calistoga and you’ll see these great events and more!

St. Helena

When: Various events and attractions from November 20th to January 2

For a great time with plenty to see, and sample, check out the town of lights, St. Helena. Sign up for an awesome tour that has over 80 wine barrels specially decorated to fit the holiday spirit. Visitors can enjoy great food, Napa’s best wines, and live music and entertainment.


When: November 22 to January 1

The town of Yountville will be full of live and virtual festivities, so you can feel the holiday cheer no matter where you decide to celebrate. These events include cooking and arts & craft classes, tastings, and much more. If you want to create your very own Christmas feast, have a look at the recipes found in the Yountville Community Cookbook. These great recipes are courtesy of well-known restaurants, wineries, and Yountville’s very own locals.


When: Throughout November and December

The town of Napa will have plenty of great events hosted by some of its fantastic restaurants and establishments. In the mood for a delicious meal for a great cause? Check out Downtown Joe’s Toys for Tots event on December 2nd, 9th, and 16th, and their Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day event on December 7th from 2pm-6pm. Both of these special holiday events will feature some of the tastiest food and drinks in all of Napa, and if you donate a $15 or a toy of that value, you get a free beer or glass of wine and ½ a dozen of their famous savory Buffalo Wings.

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